Shelly Benjaminy is a Bioethicist at the Donnelley Ethics Program, Shirley Ryan AbilityLab. She received her PhD in Experimental Medicine with specialization in Neuroethics at the University of British Columbia, Canada, and holds an MSc in Health Policy Research, and a BSc in Molecular Genetics from the University of Alberta, Canada. She also completed a clinical ethics fellowship at Providence Health Care and Provincial Health Services Authority in Vancouver, Canada.
Shelly’s expertise in ethics is positioned at the intersection of research and medical care, and she provides both clinical and research ethics consultation services. She specializes in translational ethics, and her research is embedded within the context of active clinical trials and innovative therapy platforms.
Shirley Ryan AbilityLab
355 E. Erie Street
Chicago, IL 60611
Education & Professional Associations
Honors + Awards
Four Year FellowshipUniversity of British Columbia, 2017
Li Tze Fong Memorial FellowshipUniversity of British Columbia, 2016
Public Scholars AwardUniversity of British Columbia , 2016